3 bedroom cottage for sale

Minstead, Hampshire

Sold STC £1,075,000

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Tenure: Freehold

A late Victorian brick and slate, double fronted farm cottage situated in the sought after parish of Minstead. Malwood Walk Farm has been in the ownership of the current owners for over 55 years and offers three bedroom, two reception room accommodation, outbuildings including stabling, workshops, garaging and storage and well tended gardens and paddock land extending to about 4.4 acres. Energy Efficiency Rating: E

Located in Minstead, one of the New Forest National Park’s most sought after villages. Minstead has a vibrant community, a village shop, a village hall, a pub (The Trusty Servant), and a Norman church. There is direct access onto the open forest providing a network of footpaths and bridleways for walking and riding. Lyndhurst is approximately a seven minute drive away and is the largest village within the New Forest. It is a popular tourist location with many independent shops, art galleries, cafés, restaurants, pubs and hotels. Southampton is a vibrant, modern city which has the popular West Quay shopping centre and many attractions. The surrounding areas of Southampton and Winchester have a wide selection of well respected private schools along with several others across the Dorset border. Communications are excellent with east and west access to the M27 and M3 within easy reach and Southampton Parkway station giving a link to London Waterloo within an hour and ten minutes. The coastal resort town of Bournemouth is also only a short drive away.
A timber front door leads through to the entrance lobby with windows to the rear and side. A quarry tiled floor and a door lead through to the utility room with a window to the side and overlooking the garden, space for domestic appliances and a large walk in larder cupboard. From the entrance lobby a glazed door leads through to the kitchen with a range of high and low level units, stainless steel sink unit, gas hob (Propane gas), built in oven and grill, oil fired Rayburn and a window overlooking the rear garden and paddocks beyond. A door from the kitchen leads through to an inner lobby with a large cloaks storage cupboard, shower room with shower cubicle and basin set on vanity unit and a window overlooking the front garden. A separate door from the inner lobby leads to the WC, with low level WC and an obscure glazed window. The kitchen leads through to the dining room, which has windows overlooking the side and rear paddocks and the garden. There is a large understairs storage cupboard and a door leads through to the original rear porch with stairs leading to the first floor. A glazed door leads through to the conservatory which is glazed on three sides, has a polypropylene roof and double doors out to the rear garden. This room enjoys a delightful view over the side paddock. The sitting room also has glazed double doors through to the conservatory, a stripped timber floor, brick built fireplace housing a log burner and a window to the front.

The landing has a trap to the roof space, a window to the front and access to bedroom one which has windows to the side and rear, once again giving delightful views over the property’s own land with overstairs storage cupboard. Opposite this is bedroom two with a full range of built in wardrobes and cupboards and a window overlooking the side paddock. Bedroom three also has a full range of built in wardrobes, large airing cupboard and cupboard housing hot water cylinder and once again a window overlooking the rear aspect. The family bathroom has windows to the front and side and incorporates a low level WC, panelled bath and basin in vanity unit.

The property is approached via a metal five bar gate with a paved path leading to the front door surrounded by areas of lawn and plant borders and a large brick built outhouse (ideal as a further store or utility area). A gravel driveway leads around to the outbuildings and in turn to the paddocks beyond. The outbuilding is a significant structure divided into several areas incorporating a large workshop, garage, machinery store and stableblock with hay loft above. The rear garden is laid mainly to lawn with attractive flower borders and bordered by a mixture of picket fence and hedgerow. Currently the grazing land is divided into two areas, one large to the rear of the property and a further paddock to the side with a field shelter and hay store. To the front of the property there is also a small area of lawned garden. In all the land extends to about 4.4 acres.


Property ref: 121_964_4103513

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26 April 2016

Nearest stations

  • Ashurst New Forest (3.8 mi)
  • Beaulieu Road (5.4 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Ashurst New Forest (3.8 mi)
  • Beaulieu Road (5.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Spencers Of The New Forest, Burley

The Cross Burley, Hants, BH24 4AB

01425 404088 Local call rate

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